Effective teachers in wealthy suburban districts will get bonuses that are as much as 20 times larger than their effective peers in poor districts.
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December 20, 2016
November 23, 2016
Bonuses have given the Broward school district in southern Florida a boost in its effort to attract and keep top teachers.
October 04, 2016
The votes send negotiators back to the bargaining table.
September 26, 2016
The Florida Board of Education thinks funds need to be better tailored to attract teachers into hard-to-staff schools and content areas.
September 09, 2016
Cleveland averts a teachers strike by revamping its merit pay system.
August 23, 2016
Coming on the heals of the death of the Vergara challenge against teacher job protections, a new poll says that just three in ten support teacher-tenure laws.
August 18, 2016
After negotiations broke down over a new contract, Cleveland teachers say they will go on strike on September 1.
July 11, 2016
North Carolina teachers would see their second pay bumps since the Great Recession, but veteran teachers are once again complaining about being left out.
May 27, 2016
Miami teachers are turning to a popular crowdsourcing site to fund a lawsuit over how the district is implementing a 2011 state law that mandated the adoption of merit-based pay scales.
March 18, 2016
While many teachers' unions have voiced support for master-teacher programs, some see New York's program as a thinly veiled merit-pay system.